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Oyster-catchers (Miyakodori), Reeds, and Falling Petals

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MFA impressions: 06.1457, 21.8043, 50.14

Inscription

Poem: Tori no na no/ miyako to .../ Sumidagawa

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Artist's seal: Hiro

Provenance

February 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1846–47 (Kôka 3–4)

Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba 1965, #418

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 35.3 x 11.5 cm (13 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.8043

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints